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post #1 of 3 Old 09-12-2009, 02:11 PM Thread Starter
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Im swapping a 92 ball joint dana 60 into my truck and im redoing the ball joints while its out. After i took the ball joint nuts off and popped off the knuckle, there appears to be a removable sleeve inside of the hole of the uppe ball joint. Is this a wear item and should i replace it and what is it called..Camber sleeve? it doesnt look like its used for adjusting anything.


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it is the camber/caster cam. you can not adjust it. if they align the vehicle and it needs adjusting they replace the cam with a new one with the correct offset.

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ok that makes sense, ill leave it alone then, thanks


2016 F450 6.7L XLT 4x4Dump, bone stock
1994 F250 7.3L XLT 4x4 ZF5 , Centurion, 4" Lift, 6637, Gulf Coast Bypass Filter, Big fuel tanks, dana 60 swap, No longer dually
1997 F350 7.3L XLT 4x4Dump, E4OD, 4 in exhaust, TS 6 position, 3/8 Trans line+external filter
2013 Scag Turf Tiger 61" 1.1L Caterpillar Diesel
1960 John Deere 440 Backhoe 2-53 detroit
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